Sacked & Tackled is a sports fiction series about the players behind the game. The Steinger Football League (SFL) is a legacy semiprofessional football league. Behind the stars of the game, is a story.
A Painful Truth Meets Comfortable Lie
As the 6’5″ juggernaut of the Atlanta Mercury, Christopher Devereaux Cox knows how to make his impact felt on the field. Off the field, he’s the devoted son of a prominent family with ties to presidential history, as well as one of Atlanta’s most eligible bachelors. He is a credit to his family, his team, and his name. Nothing could be more perfect.
Within the SFL, a problem threatens to spread through the organization. Cast as an unwitting scapegoat is Rebekka Stallman, a physiotherapist for the league and the only woman Devereaux ever loved. Seeing each other again after all those years ago when her life took a devastating turn was unexpected, and Rebekka wasn’t about to miss the chance to unleash her fury on her former boyfriend, who turned his back on her when she needed him.
But things aren’t what they seemed then or now.
Secrets and lies will be exposed as Rebekka forces Devereaux to question everything and everyone he ever trusted, including himself. As the dust settles and some facts about the league’s doping scandal come to light, Devereaux must decide whether the life he yearns for, a second chance with the woman he still loves, is worth the price of holding on to his family.
This next book in the series is an intense contemporary love story that’s equal amounts of steamy romance, family drama and a few surprises. This is a football romance that touches the heart.